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English translation: viscocanalostomy

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German term or phrase:Viscocanaliculostomie
English translation:viscocanalostomy
Entered by: Trudy Peters
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06:31 Jan 27, 2002
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical / ophthalmology
German term or phrase: Viscocanaliculostomie
Still eye surgery.

Do I just replace the ending "ie" with a y?? :-)

Google didn't help.
Trudy Peters
United States
Local time: 00:31
trabeculectomy or Visco-canaliculostomy
Explanation:
According to the references below, it is obviously a technique used in eye operations.
Marijke

Agarwal's Eye Hospital - Eye Research Centre
... which is called the trabeculectomy or Visco-canalostomy. The success rate in ideal ... clear,
natural vision, in each eye, immediately after the surgery. ...
www.dragarwal.com/newsandviews-v11n1jan99.html

The News Herald: Healthy Living
... (During the surgery) a visco elastic, a clear jelly-like substance, goes inside
the eye and protects it," Fisher said. The harmless lubricant has an ...
www.newsherald.com/archive/lifestyle/mu040898.htm
Cincinnati Eye Institute - Video Journal of Cataract and ...
... Plaque Management, Visco Separation bbb, Ulrich Klemen, MD ... Cataract Surgery Plus,
Robert Osher, MD. Explanation ... France. Symmetry in the Eye of the Beholder, Graham ...
www.cincinnatieye.com/laservisioncorrection/proceduralvideo... videojournal1996.html

The Royal College of Ophthalmologists - Congress 2001 - ...
... success rate of phaco-visco is comparable to that ... up since completion of surgery was
28.16 months (range ... and radiation induced dry eye (1). Preoperative visual ...
www.rcophth.ac.uk/congress/abstract3.html - 29k

Cataract Surgery: outline for medical students and primary ...
... elastic is left in the eye, or is not adequately ... to wound closure. The visco-elastic
particles would block ... due to manipulation during surgery as well due to ...
www.eyeweb.org/cataract_surgery.htm

... chronic dacryocystitis, obstruction after dacryocystorhinostomy, and obstruction
after canaliculostomy, respectively. The lacrimal passage was examined by a ...
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Marijke Mayer
Netherlands
Local time: 06:31
Grading comment
Thanks, Marijke, for getting me on the right track. It's viscocanalostomy. It's not exactly the same as trabeculectomy.
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4trabeculectomy or Visco-canaliculostomy
Marijke Mayer


  

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trabeculectomy or Visco-canaliculostomy


Explanation:
According to the references below, it is obviously a technique used in eye operations.
Marijke

Agarwal's Eye Hospital - Eye Research Centre
... which is called the trabeculectomy or Visco-canalostomy. The success rate in ideal ... clear,
natural vision, in each eye, immediately after the surgery. ...
www.dragarwal.com/newsandviews-v11n1jan99.html

The News Herald: Healthy Living
... (During the surgery) a visco elastic, a clear jelly-like substance, goes inside
the eye and protects it," Fisher said. The harmless lubricant has an ...
www.newsherald.com/archive/lifestyle/mu040898.htm
Cincinnati Eye Institute - Video Journal of Cataract and ...
... Plaque Management, Visco Separation bbb, Ulrich Klemen, MD ... Cataract Surgery Plus,
Robert Osher, MD. Explanation ... France. Symmetry in the Eye of the Beholder, Graham ...
www.cincinnatieye.com/laservisioncorrection/proceduralvideo... videojournal1996.html

The Royal College of Ophthalmologists - Congress 2001 - ...
... success rate of phaco-visco is comparable to that ... up since completion of surgery was
28.16 months (range ... and radiation induced dry eye (1). Preoperative visual ...
www.rcophth.ac.uk/congress/abstract3.html - 29k

Cataract Surgery: outline for medical students and primary ...
... elastic is left in the eye, or is not adequately ... to wound closure. The visco-elastic
particles would block ... due to manipulation during surgery as well due to ...
www.eyeweb.org/cataract_surgery.htm

... chronic dacryocystitis, obstruction after dacryocystorhinostomy, and obstruction
after canaliculostomy, respectively. The lacrimal passage was examined by a ...


Marijke Mayer
Netherlands
Local time: 06:31
Native speaker of: Dutch
PRO pts in pair: 17
Grading comment
Thanks, Marijke, for getting me on the right track. It's viscocanalostomy. It's not exactly the same as trabeculectomy.
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